Heartworm disease is a serious condition that can result in heart failure, severe lung disease, damage to other organs and even death for pets in Tracy. The disease is typically found in cats, dogs and ferrets. Here, our vets explain why prevention is key.
Pet Care Advice Blog
In our blog series, our Tracy veterinarians regularly share helpful tips and advice for keeping your pets healthy and happy.
Ticks can spread serious diseases and pose a dangerous health threat to people and pets throughout the West Valley. Our Tracy vets explain how these parasites thrive, including which symptoms to watch for, and how to keep ticks away from your pets and family.
Getting yearly fecal exams for your pet at our animal hospital is the best way to keep your pet (and your family) safe from intestinal parasites. Annual fecals give your Tracy vet an opportunity to check for intestinal parasites before more serious conditions arise.
Fleas are the most common external parasite, and they can make your pet miserable! If left untreated, they may even lead to infections and cause serious diseases. Our Tracy vets explain early signs of fleas, and what to do if your pet does have fleas.